The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 7 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 123 100 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.73% 13.00% 24.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.67% 53.48% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 47 55
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £195 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £520 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £15.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £15.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.19 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+84.38% -36.84%
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Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
225 187 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.95% 24.32% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 93 72
Average daily rate £350 £317 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £141 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.50 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 233 (80.90%) SC Cleared
2 118 (40.97%) ITIL
3 99 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 95 (32.99%) DV Cleared
5 77 (26.74%) Windows
6 68 (23.61%) MS Excel
7 52 (18.06%) Service Management
8 50 (17.36%) MS Office
9 42 (14.58%) SLA
10 41 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (13.54%) PRINCE2
11 39 (13.54%) Service Delivery
12 38 (13.19%) MS Exchange
12 38 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (11.11%) VMware
14 30 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
15 29 (10.07%) Hyper-V
16 28 (9.72%) Incident Management
16 28 (9.72%) Cisco
16 28 (9.72%) Change Management
17 27 (9.38%) Linux
18 26 (9.03%) Citrix
18 26 (9.03%) Finance
19 25 (8.68%) OVSD
19 25 (8.68%) MCP
19 25 (8.68%) MCSE
20 24 (8.33%) MS Project
21 23 (7.99%) Active Directory

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (13.19%) MS Exchange
2 30 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (7.64%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (4.51%) Lync
4 13 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.43%) IIS
7 5 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.04%) Confluence
9 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.35%) Apache
10 1 (0.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 68 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 50 (17.36%) MS Office
3 24 (8.33%) MS Project
4 14 (4.86%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.13%) PaaS
2 8 (2.78%) Office 365
3 5 (1.74%) IaaS
3 5 (1.74%) SaaS
4 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.94%) Firewall
2 17 (5.90%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (5.21%) LAN
4 12 (4.17%) WAN
5 8 (2.78%) DNS
6 7 (2.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.43%) TACACS
6 7 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.08%) Wireless
7 6 (2.08%) VPN
7 6 (2.08%) Internet
8 5 (1.74%) OSPF
8 5 (1.74%) EIGRP
8 5 (1.74%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (1.39%) BGP
9 4 (1.39%) DHCP
9 4 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.39%) Multicast
9 4 (1.39%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.21%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (3.47%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.74%) OLAP
5 4 (1.39%) OLTP
5 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.04%) Big Data
6 3 (1.04%) SQLPlus
6 3 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.69%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.69%) Essbase
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Ant
1 3 (1.04%) JUnit
1 3 (1.04%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.04%) MSI
1 3 (1.04%) InstallShield
1 3 (1.04%) Subversion
1 3 (1.04%) JIRA
1 3 (1.04%) Selenium
1 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
1 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
1 3 (1.04%) Gradle
2 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.69%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.35%) NUnit
3 1 (0.35%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.35%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 26 (9.03%) Finance
2 12 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (0.35%) Military
4 1 (0.35%) Back Office
4 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (20.49%) Analyst
2 31 (10.76%) Support Analyst
3 27 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
3 27 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 21 (7.29%) Service Manager
5 20 (6.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 18 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 18 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (4.51%) Consultant
7 13 (4.51%) Support Engineer
8 12 (4.17%) Network Engineer
8 12 (4.17%) Administrator
8 12 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.82%) Services Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.82%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.47%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 9 (3.13%) Transition Manager
11 9 (3.13%) Architect
11 9 (3.13%) Developer
11 9 (3.13%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.04%) Java EE
1 3 (1.04%) JSON
1 3 (1.04%) J2EE
1 3 (1.04%) EJB
1 3 (1.04%) Web Services
1 3 (1.04%) JMS
2 1 (0.35%) WSH
2 1 (0.35%) SAML
2 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.35%) WCF
2 1 (0.35%) jQuery
2 1 (0.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.35%) PhoneGap
2 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.35%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.74%) User Experience
4 5 (1.74%) Open Source
4 5 (1.74%) Statistics
5 4 (1.39%) PKI
5 4 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.04%) SCADA
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) CCTV
8 1 (0.35%) NHS
8 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 77 (26.74%) Windows
2 38 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (9.38%) Linux
4 23 (7.99%) Windows 7
5 12 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 11 (3.82%) Windows Vista
7 8 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.08%) UNIX
10 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.04%) CentOS
12 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.35%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (40.97%) ITIL
2 52 (18.06%) Service Management
3 39 (13.54%) Service Delivery
3 39 (13.54%) PRINCE2
4 28 (9.72%) Change Management
4 28 (9.72%) Incident Management
5 23 (7.99%) Project Management
6 15 (5.21%) ITSM
7 13 (4.51%) Risk Management
7 13 (4.51%) ITIL V3
7 13 (4.51%) Mentoring
8 12 (4.17%) People Management
8 12 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 11 (3.82%) Line Management
10 10 (3.47%) Validation
10 10 (3.47%) Fault Management
11 9 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (3.13%) Migration
12 8 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (2.43%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.64%) PowerShell
2 19 (6.60%) SQL
3 16 (5.56%) C
4 9 (3.13%) Java
5 5 (1.74%) VB
6 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.04%) C#
7 2 (0.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) PHP
8 1 (0.35%) C++
8 1 (0.35%) VBScript
8 1 (0.35%) VBA
8 1 (0.35%) Python
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 233 (80.90%) SC Cleared
2 95 (32.99%) DV Cleared
3 30 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (8.68%) MCP
4 25 (8.68%) MCSE
5 18 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (5.21%) CCNP
8 10 (3.47%) CCNA
9 8 (2.78%) HNC
9 8 (2.78%) HND
10 7 (2.43%) CCSA
10 7 (2.43%) CCSE
11 6 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.74%) CCIE
13 4 (1.39%) ISEB
13 4 (1.39%) Degree
13 4 (1.39%) APMP
14 3 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.58%) SLA
2 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.69%) BS15000
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.35%) BS25999
System Software
1 30 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.07%) Hyper-V
3 23 (7.99%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.47%) Firmware
5 8 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.74%) XenApp
6 5 (1.74%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.39%) NFS
8 2 (0.69%) Docker
8 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.69%) UAG
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (8.68%) OVSD
2 22 (7.64%) Backup Exec
3 12 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (3.47%) SCCM
5 5 (1.74%) XenMobile
6 4 (1.39%) OpenView
6 4 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.04%) Puppet
7 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.35%) SCOM
8 1 (0.35%) Cacti
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 99 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.11%) VMware
3 28 (9.72%) Cisco
4 26 (9.03%) Citrix
5 22 (7.64%) HP
6 14 (4.86%) Lumension
7 13 (4.51%) F5
7 13 (4.51%) McAfee
7 13 (4.51%) Juniper
7 13 (4.51%) CheckPoint
8 12 (4.17%) Oracle
8 12 (4.17%) Remedy
9 11 (3.82%) Sophos
10 8 (2.78%) NetApp
11 7 (2.43%) Nokia
11 7 (2.43%) Blue Coat
11 7 (2.43%) Computacenter
12 5 (1.74%) SAP
13 4 (1.39%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.04%) Symantec
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